Tetrameryx shuleri Lull, 1921



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: Late Pleistocene



Texas, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Lull, R. S. (1921). New camels in the Marsh collection. American Journal of Science 1(5): 392-404


Other references:

Bravo-Cuevas, Victor Manuel and Jiménez-Hidalgo, Eduardo. (2018). Advances on the Paleobiology of Late Pleistocene mammals from central and southern Mexico, pp. 277-313. In: Huard, Gaeten and Gareau, Jeannine (eds.). The Pleistocene: Geography, Geology, and Fauna. New York: Nova Science Publishers.

Faunmap working group. 1994 FAUNMAP: a database documenting late Quaternary distributions of mammal species in the United States. Illinois State Museum Scientific Papers 25(1-2), 1-690.

Ferrusquía-Villafranca I., Arroyo-Cabrales J., Martínez-Hernández E., Gama-Castro J., Ruiz-González J., Polaco O.J., Johnson E. 2010 Pleistocene mammals of Mexico: A critical review of regional chronofaunas, climate change response and biogeographic provinciality. Quaternary International 217(1–2), 53-104.

Slaughter, B. H. (1966). The Moore Pit local fauna; Pleistocene of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 40(1): 78-91

Smith F.A., Lyons S.K., Ernest S.K.M., Jones K.E., Kaufman D.M., Dayan T., Marquet P.A., Brown J.H., Haskell J.P. (2003). Body mass of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84(12), 3403-3403.

White, Richard S. Jr. et al. (2022). Late Pleistocene (Rancholabrean) and Early Pliocene (Late Hemphillian) Antilocapridae from the Wright Gravel Pits, Nuences County Texas. In: Morgan et al. (eds.). Pliocene and Pleistocene Vertebrate Paleontology: Tribute to Arthur H. Harris. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 88: 187-212.


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